When we share stories, we often improvise or embellish facts to make them more captivating. This becomes quite clear in cultures with their own stories and traditional narratives, which are passed on from generation to generation as a mean of education, entertainment or cultural preservation. Main elements of stories often include striking characters, interesting plots and a narrative point of view, and tend to change with time.
In this Video-Fix, Rebekah Bergman explores how points of view can transform a story, and how someone who is writing a piece or retelling a story can choose between the first, second and third person.
Wikipedia. 2020. Storytelling – Wikipedia. [ONLINE] Available at: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Storytelling. [Accessed 22 July 2020].